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Legislature Approves City of Stonecrest Referendum, Declines on Greenhaven

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With additional reporting by Matthew Charles Cardinale, News Editor   (APN) ATLANTA — The Georgia Legislature has approved a November 2016 voter referendum on a new City of Stonecrest in Dekalb County, while it did not approve a proposed referendum on a new City of Greenhaven, that also would have occurred in DeKalb County.   CITY OF STONECREST   SB […]

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APN Georgia Assembly Crossover Day Overview, 2016

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(APN) ATLANTA — Monday, February 29, 2016 was Crossover Day for the Georgia Legislature. ┬áThis is the day that bills must pass from one chamber to another in order to still be active for consideration in becoming a law.   Atlanta Progressive News has provided extensive and comprehensive coverage of the legislative session again this year.   The following is […]

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City of Stonecrest Passes Out of Committee; Greenhaven is Tabled

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(APN) ATLANTA — Two cityhood bills involving DeKalb County are making their way through the Georgia House of Representatives: HB 613, provides for the incorporation of the City of Greenhaven; SB 208, provides for the incorporation of the City of Stonecrest, both in south DeKalb.   Stonecrest passed the House Governmental Affairs Committee, while Greenhaven was tabled in the House […]

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